b. 01/08/1840 Ireland. d. 16/10/1906 Jersey City.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 23/05/1864 North Anna River, Virginia.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Captain in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant Major in the 182d New York Infantry for action on May 23, 1864 at North Anna River, Virginia.
Voluntarily and at the risk of his life carried orders to the brigade commander, which resulted in saving the works his regiment was defending.
BURIAL LOCATION: BAYVIEW CEMETERY, JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY.
Morningstar Section, Lot 426
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